Updates and highlights

  • We reached our $25,000 match, and beyond, in holiday donations at year-end! THANK YOU!
  • Over 400 youth were served by LUCY in 2016
  • Our LUCY Annual Holiday Shoppe wreath and poinsettia sale sold  ~$24,000 in products, with significant help from the “Shawnee for LUCY” Club at Shawnee High School, who contributed $6,000 in sales
  • Leadership retreat held Jan 6-8 Camp Ockanickon
  • Wanda Mora, a local Camden celebrity of Mora Salon, spoke at January’s graduate mentor night
  • College trip to Neumann University, hosted by Ann Baiada
  • LUCY was one of 10 finalist for the BB&T “Shine a Light” national campaign; and received $2,000
  • Martin Luther King Day of Service at LUCY, hosted by Cooper Medical School students
  • Senior college acceptances are flying in, daily. Thus far this group has been accepted to: Boston College, Bard College, Saint Joseph’s University, LaSalle, Widener, Lincoln, Arcadia, Rowan, Rutgers, Cabrini, Chestnut Hill, Camden County, Gwynedd Mercy, Drexel, Kean, Montclair State, NJCU, Neumann, Farleigh Dickinson, Bloomfield and Felician.

Comments are closed